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Capstone Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Aaron Parlier on Apr 14, 2013
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Description 

This is as far as I have gone northbound on the AT, and the rock seems to end after this.

Capstone is beside the trail and is a free standing boulder with an off-set capstone on top which forms a 5ft horizontal roof on the north side of the boulder.

Good landing and good holds!

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Weather station 1.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Capstone Boulder

Legion V6-7 7A+  Virginia : Southwest Virginia Region : ... : Capstone Boulder
Stand start directly under the roof.Match the high part (nice flat/juggy) of the lower block under the roof. hike up feet and lean backward and latch the right hand crimp under the roof. Gain the left crimp and compress. Work out to the pocket over the lip of the roof, and campus to a crimp and then another crimp with your left. Hike up a high foot to gain the good slot way overhead and finish it out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Virginia

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